Bjorn Baker A Part Of A New Breed, Unlike Crafty Old Times

The winning streaks and demeanour of Bjorn Baker, the new age happy-go-lucky Kiwi, is a far cry from "Mo" Bernard and Cyril Neville when New Zealanders were renowned for stealth and cunning. However the picket fence, 1111, with Baker has replaced duck eggs, 0000, before winning for which his countrymen were renowned.

Matt Dale Sprinter Swoops On The Everest Slot

Fell Swoop is the latest sprinter to lock in a spot for The Everest, the $10 million sprint to be held in October at Royal Randwick, with slot holder Inglis confirming they’ve come to an agreement with Matt Dale and the respective owners.

Danish Gets Another Chance For Group 1 Glory

Whereas stablemate and second emergency Savoureux has been in Queensland for virtually the winter carnival, Danish Twist will be a late arrival for Saturday’s $500,000 Tattersall’s Tiara (1350m) – the final Group 1 race of the season.